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Charles Baudelaire
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Baudelaire, His Prose and Poetry (1919 edition)
Charles Baudelaire
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The Essence of Laughter: And Other Essays, Journals, and Letters by Charles Baudelaire, Meridian Books, 1956, p. 103
Charles Baudelaire
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My heart laid bare, and other prose writings (1951 edition)


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Born: April 9, 1821

Died: August 31, 1867 (aged 46)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet who produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe. His most famous work, Les Fleurs du mal, expresses the changing nature of beauty in modern, industrializing Paris during the 19th century.

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